Not only were Simon Stache's grandparents, Werner and Rita, in the Hitler Youth
, but his grandfather was a radio operator in the war (as is Simon's character in the play).
Having escaped from the vehicle, Mr Young scarcely avoided capture by the SS and Hitler Youth
fighters who were standing close by and was taken back to a field hospital for treatment.
One exception took place at the end of the Second World War, when -- due to shortage of manpower -- Hitler Youth
units formed a defense line during the battle of Berlin.
A factually accurate portrayal of this group serves as the backdrop to My Brother's Secret, the gripping tale of 12-year-old Karl, a staunch supporter of Hitler and the Hitler youth
group to which he belongs.
Husband served in the Wehrmacht and sons joined the Hitler Youth
; congregations prayed for a German victory when the war began; Jewish references were carefully scrubbed from hymnals, lesson plans, and liturgical practices.
Ukip leader Nigel Farage, who himself has faced controversy over (http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/507682/20130920/nigel-farage-denies-hitler-youth-songs-racist.htm) allegations that he sang Hitler Youth
songs as a teenager, has promised that the party would review Bloom's comments if reports of what he said were proven.
This reference for general readers and students in high school and up describes the life of the pope who stepped down in February 2013, from his early experiences as a reluctant Hitler Youth
soldier and two months in an American POW camp at the end of WWII, through his education, his career in the priesthood, and his ascendance through the Catholic hierarchy to become Pope.
Benedict, who served in the Hitler Youth
as a teen, is stepping aside weeks before his 86th birthday and almost eight years after he succeeded Pope John Paul II.
Selby's narrative begins with Artur Axmann, a Berlin teen who made a name for himself in the early 1930s through his active role in Nazi Germany's National Socialist Schoolchildren's League and the paramilitary Hitler Youth
. In 1933 Adolf Hitler appointed him head of the Social Office of Reich Youth Leadership, a position that he retained even after joining the army reserves and seeing action in Germany's 1940 invasion of France.
Lore goes from carefree member of the Hitler Youth
, to head of a young family that she must feed and shelter on their hazardous journey.
The Hitler Youth
was a paramilitary organization of the Nazi Party of Germany comprised of teens that existed from 1922 to 1945.
The German-born pontiff, who was forced to join the Hitler Youth
movement as a child, has rarely spoken about his early life.